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Kenneth Ray Jacobs

Kenneth Ray Jacobs age 82 of DeQueen, Arkansas formerly of Cove, Arkansas passed away Monday, July 8, 2019 in DeQueen.

Kenneth was born on December 01, 1936 in Plunkettville, Oklahoma to the late Odas Jacobs and the late Gladys Stuart Jacobs.  He was married to Daisy Cureton Jacobs. Kenneth worked in the Lumber business as an equipment operator. Kenneth liked fishing and hunting with family and friends. He enjoyed watching old westerns movies. Kenneth was member of the Geneva Baptist Church.  He was a loving husband, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend to all who knew him. He will be dearly missed.

He is survived by his Wife, Daisy Jacobs of DeQueen, Arkansas; Son, Scott Jacobs and wife Shannon of Watson, Oklahoma; Daughter, Lisa Sherwood and husband Harrell of DeQueen, Arkansas; Grandchildren, Kelly Jacobs of Hope, Arkansas; Derek Sherwood of Conway, Arkansas; and Logan Jacobs of Watson, Oklahoma; Great-Grandchildren, Berkeley Sherwood, Sam Sherwood, Charlie Sherwood  all of Conway, Oklahoma; a Sister, Betty Stegall and husband Johnny of Broken Bow, Oklahoma; Brother-in-law, Wesley Cureton and wife Sherrill of Mena, Arkansas.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Odas and Gladys Jacobs; and a sister Helen Fenk.

Graveside service was held Friday, July 12, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Cove, Arkansas with Brother Ron Ladd officiating. Services were under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

Family and friend’s visitation was held Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Beasley-Wood from 4:30-6:30 p.m.

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